Standard & Poor’s S&P500 EPS Estimates 2023 – 2024 – January 11, 2024

As many are aware, Standard & Poor’s publishes earnings estimates for the S&P500.  (My posts concerning their estimates can be found under the S&P500 Earnings tag) For reference purposes, the most current estimates are reflected below, and are as of January 11, 2024: Year 2023 estimates add to the following: -From a “bottom up” perspective, operating earnings of $213.32/share …

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Building Financial Danger – January 8, 2024 Update

My overall analysis indicates a continuing elevated and growing level of financial danger which contains many worldwide and U.S.-specific “stresses” of a very complex nature. I have written numerous posts on this site concerning both ongoing and recent “negative developments.”  These developments, as well as other exceedingly problematical conditions, have presented a highly perilous economic environment …

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Long-Term Charts Of U.S. Equity Indexes As Of December 29, 2023

StockCharts.com maintains long-term historical charts of various major stock market indices, interest rates, currencies, commodities, and economic indicators. As a long-term reference, below are charts depicting various stock market indices for the dates shown.  All charts are depicted on a monthly basis using a LOG scale. (click on charts to enlarge images)(charts courtesy of StockCharts.com) The …

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Trends Of S&P500 Earnings Forecasts

S&P500 earnings trends and estimates are a notably important topic, for a variety of reasons, at this point in time. FactSet publishes a report titled “Earnings Insight” that contains a variety of information including the trends and expectations of S&P500 earnings. For reference purposes, here are two charts as seen in the “Earnings Insight” report of December …

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S&P500 EPS Forecasts For 2023-2025 As Of December 15, 2023

As many are aware, Refinitiv publishes earnings estimates for the S&P500.  (My other posts concerning S&P earnings estimates can be found under the S&P500 Earnings tag) The following estimates are from Exhibit 24 of the “S&P500 Earnings Scorecard” (pdf) of December 15, 2023, and represent an aggregation of individual S&P500 component “bottom up” analyst forecasts.  For reference, the …

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Standard & Poor’s S&P500 EPS Estimates 2023 – 2024 – December 13, 2023

As many are aware, Standard & Poor’s publishes earnings estimates for the S&P500.  (My posts concerning their estimates can be found under the S&P500 Earnings tag) For reference purposes, the most current estimates are reflected below, and are as of December 13, 2023: Year 2023 estimates add to the following: -From a “bottom up” perspective, operating earnings of $214.18/share …

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S&P500 Price Projections – Livingston Survey December 2023

The December 2023 Livingston Survey published on December 15, 2023 contains, among its various forecasts, a S&P500 forecast.  It shows the following price forecast for the dates shown: Dec. 29, 2023  4593.2 June 28, 2024 4678.0 Dec. 31, 2024  4833.5 Dec. 31, 2025  5088.2 These figures represent the median value across the forecasters on the survey’s panel. …

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Building Financial Danger – December 8, 2023 Update

My overall analysis indicates a continuing elevated and growing level of financial danger which contains many worldwide and U.S.-specific “stresses” of a very complex nature. I have written numerous posts on this site concerning both ongoing and recent “negative developments.”  These developments, as well as other exceedingly problematical conditions, have presented a highly perilous economic environment …

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